Basildon Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 110km2
  • Local Authorities Basildon

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 6.5 (14/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 41 (12/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 66.04 (9/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 384.98 (8/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 57,103.88 (11/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 16.55 (27/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 7.2 (49/63)
  • Population Aged 0-19 (%) 2011 25.21 (18/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 12.05 (59/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 21.03 (17/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 25.72 (20/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 15.98 (24/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 10,950 (39/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 6,230 (34/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 4,720 (31/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 21.96 (16/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 11.1 (63/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 66.93 (15/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2016 10.11 (13/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 76,120 (51/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 301,386.17 (8/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 8.41 (28/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 46.46 (10/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 7.66 (33/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 14.46 (14/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 23 (53/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.66 (41/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 77.1 (12/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 64,400 (49/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 19,200 (58/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 3.35 (10/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2017 2.47 (27/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 4.77 (49/62)
  • Population 2015 181,700 (51/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 82,300 (53/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 518.2 (21/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.43 (8/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 52.4 (40/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 28.8 (42/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 7.6 (41/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 4.65 (47/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.7 (44/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 20.16 (7/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.4 (44/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 61.64 (43/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 8.29 (56/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.81 (35/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2016 60.79 (49/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 582.24 (49/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,225.73 (36/62)